|Rich the Kid Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Birth||July 13, 1992|
Rich the Kid has steadily established himself as a talented hip-hop artist since having started his career in 2010 by performing at local events and concerts. He first got mainstream exposure in 2014 with the release of his single, Goin’ Crazy, which had Migos as a featured artist. Over the course of his career, Rich the Kid has collaborated with some of the leading rappers such as Ty Dolla Sign, Diplo, Migos, Kendrick Lamar, and 21 Savage.
Dimitri Leslie Roger
Rich the Kid
Queens, New York, United States
Rich the Kid went to the Elmont Memorial Junior-Senior High School in New York. He has also studied at the Cherokee High School in Atlanta.
Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Record Executive, Actor
Rich Forever Music, Interscope Records, 300 Entertainment, Quality Control Music
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
67 kg or 147.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Rich the Kid has dated –
- Antonette Willis (2013-2018) – In 2013, Rich the Kid started going out with dancer Antonette Willis, who is better known as Lady Luscious. They eventually decided to get married. During the course of their relationship, she gave birth to 2 children. In the early months of 2018, Willis announced that they had decided to separate. She also alleged that he had cheated on her with India Love and Blac Chyna and further claimed that he had regularly abused her and had forced her to undergo abortions. She filed for divorce in March 2018 in which she sought full custody of their children and gave Rogers visitation rights.
- Aaleeyah Petty (2016) – In the summer of 2016, Rich the Kid was reported to be going out with model Aaleeyah Petty. As per the reports, they dated for just a couple of months over the summer.
- Ayana Charm (2016) – Shortly after his separation from Aaleeyah, Roger hooked up with the adult model, Ayana Charm. However, their affair hardly lasted for a couple of months.
- Bria Myles (2017) – In August 2017, he hooked up with another adult model, Bria Myles. However, this was once again a short-lived affair as he dumped her in October 2017.
- India Westbrook (2017-2018) – He started going out with model India Westbrook towards the end of 2017. But, they decided to head separate ways in the summer of 2018.
- Miracle Watts (2018) – Roger was again linked with yet another adult model, Miracle Watts, in 2018. Once again, his romantic dalliance hardly lasted for a significant period.
- Blac Chyna (2018) – Rich the Kid was linked with model and TV personality Blac Chyna by his own estranged wife, Lady Luscious, in March 2018 as she blamed his adultery as one of the many causes for the end of their marriage.
- India Love (2018) – He was also accused of having an extra-marital affair with singer India Love by Lady Luscious.
- Tori Hughes (2018-Present) – Shortly after his wife initiated divorce proceedings, he started going out with Tori Hughes, who is a popular model better known as Tori Brixx. In June 2018, he suffered injuries and was also hospitalized after he attempted to foil a home invasion at Tori’s place. It was revealed in the police report that several men armed with firearms broke into Tori’s house and when he tried to confront them, he was beaten. The home invaders left with a significant amount of money and jewelry.
Race / Ethnicity
He has Haitian ancestry.
He often highlights his hair with colors like ‘pink’ and ‘green’.
Rich the Kid has used his social media activity to promote brands such as Adidas.
Best Known For
- The immense commercial success of his single, New Freezer. The song was certified as platinum in March 2018.
- Having collaborated with the leading hip-hop artists such as Ty Dolla Sign, Diplo, Kendrick Lamar, Migos, Yo Gotti, Young Thug, and 21 Savage
In March 2018, he released his debut studio album, The World Is Yours. The album debuted at the 2nd position on the US Billboard 200 and became certified as gold in June 2018.
First TV Show
In 2016, Rich the Kid made his first TV show appearance in Steve Aoki and Special Guests episode of the music series, Wonderland.
Rich the Kid Favorite Things
- Candy – Sour Patch Kids
- Snack – Candies
- Style Icon – Kanye West
- Guilty TV Pleasure – Hey Arnold!
- Munchies Snack – Starburst
- Fashion Brand – Goyard
- Travel Destination – Paris
- Childhood Musician – Kanye West and 50 Cent
Source – The Fader, Highsnobiety
Rich the Kid Facts
- At the age of 13, he started living with his mother in Atlanta after the divorce of his parents.
- If his career in the music industry hadn’t worked out, he would have loved to become a professional skateboarder.
- When he started his rap career, Rich the Kid used to rap under the stage name ‘Black Boy The Kid’.
- In 2013, he started his mainstream career by releasing his debut solo mixtape, Been About the Benjamins.
- In June 2017, he announced that he had signed a record deal with Interscope Records. He had been heavily courted by Columbia, RCA, and Epic Records but he felt Interscope understood his work and vision better.
- In March 2016, he announced the launch of his own record label called ‘Rich Forever Music’. The first music artist he signed to the record label was Famous Dex.
- In June 2016, he signed a business deal with 300 Entertainment which made 300 Entertainment, a parent company of Rich Forever Music.
- Visit his official website @ richforevermusic.com.
- Follow Rich the Kid on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
Featured Image by Rich the Kid / Instagram